By Justin Mandela Roberts
We are all too susceptible to overlook the innocence of life's immediacy as we develop into weathered by means of the passage of time. ask yourself is a delicate factor that struggles for breath amidst our daily behavior, surroundings, and slothfulness of imaginative and prescient. We require counsel to work out the world's ask yourself, yet we're given to a time that's lower than hospitable to transcendental ends. This book's function is to motivate perpetual reconsideration of the sweetness of items. Behold Our God doesn't relate own adventure or dogmatic confession for the sake of a definite finish, yet really seeks to excite the rhapsody of God and show the profundity of lifestyles, looking ahead to the day whilst it can be acknowledged, "Behold, this is often our God" (Isa 25:9).
"Resourcing biblical, ancient, and modern theological voices, Roberts presents a private, attractive, and considerate mirrored image on classical subject matters in Christian theology for the aim of Christian formation. the subjects taken care of and magnificence and voice of the prose lend to its use as a religious formation advisor in introductory theology courses."
--Steven M. Studebaker, affiliate Professor of Systematic and historic Theology, McMaster Divinity collage, Hamilton, ON, Canada
"A mini-theology that breathes lifestyles! Justin Roberts's Behold Our God is contemplative religious theology at its most sensible. It achieves his objective to bridge the intersection of the 'scandalous particularity' of the revelation of God in Christ, and 'the attestation of the glories of God' which stream via construction in a fashion that succeeds in making them 'harmonious dancing partners.' And it really is written superbly, evoking ask yourself and doxology. Your religious formation can be deepened through this read!"
--Ross Hastings, affiliate Professor of Pastoral Theology, Regent collage, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Justin Mandela Roberts is a graduate of Regent collage, Vancouver (MA), and a PhD pupil in Systematic Theology at McMaster Divinity College.
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Behold Our God: Contemplative Theology for the Soul by Justin Mandela Roberts